Posts by: Michaela Clayton

Friends or foe? The benefits of collaboration in fundraising

Reading the line ‘still only able to fund 1 in 10 applications that are submitted’ (Paul Hamlyn Foundation) from Kathryn Worthington’s Blog sends shivers down my spine when it comes to applying for funding from Trusts and Foundations. There are too many good applications being sent to Trust and Foundations which simply cannot support them.

Mass Participation Fundraising Events

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Running a Tough Mudder or even walking around London dressed as a penguin are all events where you can raise money for your favourite charities – but how effective are they really for fundraising? And what risks are the charities taking in putting on these events?